22 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

22 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Adelaide
Fly + Train:  26 h
1
Alnwick
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Edinburgh, Scotland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Fort William, Scotland
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Inverness, Scotland
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Stratford-upon-Avon
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
7
Oxford
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
8
London
— 4 nights
Fly:  24 h
End: Adelaide

2
nights
Alnwick

Alnwick ©
Alnwick is a relatively large market town in north Northumberland, England, of which it is the county town. Explore hidden gems such as The Alnwick Garden and Lindisfarne Priory. Popular historic sites such as Bamburgh Castle and National Trust - Dunstanburgh Castle are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Cragside House and Gardens, step into the grandiose world of Warkworth Castle & Hermitage, and take an in-depth tour of Grace Darling Museum.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Alnwick trip planner.

Adelaide, Australia to Alnwick is an approximately 26- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, subway, and train. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 9.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Alnwick can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Alnwick

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bamburgh, Lindisfarne Priory, Warkworth Castle & Hermitage, Cragside House and Gardens
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 20:
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Warkworth Castle & Hermitage ©
Warkworth Castle & Hermitage
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens

2
nights
Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and then don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): explore the different monuments and memorials at Greyfriars Kirkyard, then explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse, and then stop by Edinburgh Old Town.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Edinburgh trip itinerary builder tool.

Take a train from Alnwick to Edinburgh in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 22:
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National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town

3
nights
Fort William, Scotland

Fort William ©
Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Get some cultural insight at West Highland Museum and Saint Andrew's Church. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ben Nevis and Nevis Range Mountain Resort. Go for a jaunt from Fort William to Glencoe Village to see Glen Etive about 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall, trek along Glencoe Lochan, don't miss a visit to Neptune's Staircase, and stroll through West Highland Way.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Fort William day trip tool.

You can drive from Edinburgh to Fort William in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Glencoe, West Highland Way
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
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West Highland Museum ©
West Highland Museum
Nevis Range Mountain Resort ©
Nevis Range Mountain Resort
Steall Waterfall ©
Steall Waterfall

1
night
Inverness, Scotland

Inverness
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Fort George, stroll through Nairn Beach, then explore the historical opulence of Cawdor Castle, and finally make a trip to Culloden Battlefield.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Inverness trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Fort William to Inverness takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Bath.

Things to do in Inverness

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Nairn, Culloden Battlefield
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Fort George
Fort George
Culloden Battlefield ©
Culloden Battlefield
Nairn Beach ©
Nairn Beach

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): engage your brain at Herschel Museum of Astronomy, examine the collection at The Jane Austen Centre, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, then get engrossed in the history at The Museum of Bath at Work, and finally get engrossed in the history at Sally Lunn's Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at The Roman Baths, stop by Fudge Kitchen, then steep yourself in history at Bath Street, and finally view the masterpieces at David Simon Contemporary.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bath road trip site.

You can fly from Inverness to Bath in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Stratford-upon-Avon.

Things to do in Bath

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 26 — 28:
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The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Bath Street ©
Bath Street
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey

2
nights
Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon ©
Stratford-upon-Avon is a market town and civil parish in Warwickshire, England, on the River Avon, 101mi north west of London, 22mi south east of Birmingham, and 8mi south west of Warwick. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of The Shakespeare Heritage Trail, then don't miss a visit to The Tower @ RSC, then take an in-depth tour of Tudor World, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Henley Street. On the next day, explore the world behind art at The MAD Museum, steep yourself in history at The Arter, admire the landmark architecture of Hall's Croft, then admire the striking features of Shakespeare's New Place, then admire the striking features of Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall, and finally contemplate the long history of Holy Trinity Church.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Stratford-upon-Avon online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bath to Stratford-upon-Avon in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Stratford-upon-Avon can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can catch the bus to Oxford.

Things to do in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Sep 28 — 30:
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Tudor World ©
Tudor World
Holy Trinity Church ©
Holy Trinity Church
Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall ©
Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall

2
nights
Oxford

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
C. S. Lewis House has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Museum of Oxford, deepen your understanding at Balliol College, examine the collection at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then take an in-depth tour of Dorchester Abbey, and finally examine the collection at C. S. Lewis House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): get advice or help at Weston Library, take an in-depth tour of History of Science Museum, stop by Blackwell's Bookshop, admire the landmark architecture of Sheldonian Theatre, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Oxford Artisan Distillery, and finally learn more about the world around you at Oxford University Museum of Natural History.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Oxford visit planning app.

You can take a bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Oxford in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Stratford-upon-Avon in September, Oxford is slightly colder at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Oxford

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Dorchester Abbey
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 2:
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The Oxford Artisan Distillery ©
The Oxford Artisan Distillery
Oxford University Museum of Natural History ©
Magdalen College ©
Magdalen College

4
nights
London

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Westminster and Cutty Sark. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Gallery and Museum of London. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, get engrossed in the history at British Library, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, and see the interesting displays at The British Museum.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the London online holiday planner.

Getting from Oxford to London by train takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or drive. October in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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